H.Res. 1385 (95th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill H.R. 12577 to amend the Federal Railroad Safety Act of 1970 to authorize additional appropriations, and for other purposes.


Sep 28, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Oct 6, 1978

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 6, 1978. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


John Moakley
Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/28/1978--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 12577 (Federal Railroad Safety Act authorizations).

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Debate on H.R. 12577 is governed by these rules.

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 13, 1978

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1385” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Sep 28, 1978
Agreed To
Oct 6, 1978


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